Migrants camp out in the streets of El Paso

Published: May. 2, 2023 at 5:12 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

EL PASO, TX. (KGNS) - Hundreds of migrants have been sleeping in the streets of El Paso, Texas.

One location, outside a church has become a shelter housing between 120 and 130 people.

Father Rafael Garcia of Sacred Heart Church calls it a crisis saying he’s never seen this many migrants on the streets around his church.

Roughly 700 more people have gathered inside and outside a nearby shelter that usually serves the homeless.

The shelter’s deputy director said most of the migrants are Venezuelan Nationals, some of whom entered the U.S. legally and others illegally.

For more headlines. click here.